Marjorie A. Burkett

Marjorie A. Burkett, 95, of 129 Woodward Ave., Lock Haven passed away Friday, Nov. 24, 2017 at Jersey Shore ManorCare.

Marge was born in Johnstown on Oct. 26, 1922, the daughter of the late Charles and Ella Gardner Mardis.

In 1946 she married Robert James Burkett, who preceded her in death on May 21, 2000.

Marge worked at Sylvania Electric in her earlier years before becoming a homemaker. She also assisted her husband in running their business, Burkett Mobile Homes.

She was a member of Dunnstown United Methodist Church. Marge was also passionate about her “glassware shop,” which she treated as a hobby.

She is survived by her son, Roger J. (Karen) Burkett of Lock Haven; three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers and sisters.

Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Rest Haven Memorial Park, 47 Rest Haven Drive, Lock Haven, with Rev. Roger Yoder officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the Dunnstown United Methodist Church.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Donald G. Walker Funeral Home, Inc., 231 High St., Flemington, Pa 17745.

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